Today’s Headlines

  • Beware the Trump Infrastructure Plan (New Republic)
  • The Guy in Charge of Transportation for Trump’s Transition Team Is an Industry Lobbyist (NYT)
  • What the New White House Means for MD’s Purple Line (WaPo)
  • Re-elected Miami Mayor Wants Bold Transit Expansion (Miami Herald)
  • Meet the People Who Mobilized to Defeat Metro Detroit Transit Plan (Michigan CapCon)
  • Chicago Races for Red Line Funds Before Trump Takes Over (Chicago Trib)
  • Divisions Emerge After San Diego Transit Tax Defeat (SD Union-Trib)
  • Virginia Beach Light Rail Was a Loser in Elections (Bacon’s Rebellion)
  • Breaking Down Bike Barriers in Eugene, OR (Eugene Weekly)
  • Could Light Rail Come to Downtown Austin? (KXAN)
  • Rail, Streetcar Off the Table for Syracuse (Syracuse.com)

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Why Cleveland Won’t Get Much Back From the RNC (Slate) GOP Delegates Split on Climate Change (Scientific American) Congress Has a Month to Sign Off on Funding for Maryland’s Purple Line (WaPo) Minneapolis Light Rail Clears Milestone But Still Lacks Funds (StarTrib) Feds Greenlight BRT for Stretch of Historic Route 66 (AP) Can Nashville Be […]

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Final Vote Near for Indiana Transit Bill (Indy Star) Walkscore Ranks Toronto Tops for Transit in Canada (Toronto Star) Chicago Explores Two Plans for Transit System Overhaul (Chicago Trib) To Revitalize Downtown, Phoenix Looks at Decreasing Lanes, Speeds (AZ Central) Southwest Line Rail Planners Try to Win Over Minneapolis Critics (StarTrib)  How Mexico’s History of […]

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Seattle’s $50B Light Rail Package Will Go to Voters This Fall (The Stranger) Population Shifted to Sunbelt and the Burbs Last Year (CityLab) …While Chicago Saw Greater Losses Than Any Metro Area (Chicago Trib) L.A. Advocates, Citizens Scrutinize $120B Transit Plans (LA Times) How Will California’s High-Speed Rail Fare at the Polls? (Sac Bee) GGW Takes Issue With Turning Rockville […]

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Offshore Tax Reform Complicates Transpo Funding Deal (The Hill) Portland Debuts New Light Rail Line and New Car-Free Bridge (Portland Trib, CityLab) Acting Rail Chief Feinberg Gets Confirmation Hearing This Week (The Hill) Apple Shuts Down HopStop Transit App (Fortune) Light Rail’s on the Rise in the Sun Belt (Houston Chron) Ray LaHood’s Son Heads to Congress (Chicago […]

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Stalemates Continue on Transpo Bill as Deadline Approaches (LA Times) In Rare Sunday Session, Senate Makes Ex-Im Bank Part of the Package (Transport Topics) NRDC Switchboard Analyzes the Senate DRIVE Act Aging Infrastructure Plagues America’s Busiest Rail Corridor (NYT) … As Chris Christie Pins Blame for NJ Transit Delays on Amtrak (Politico) Reforms in Chicago Could Expand TOD, […]

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“New Starts” to Boost Chicago Transit (AP, Chicago Trib) Shuster Rearranges House Transit Committee (The Hill) $2.4B Transpo Bill Clears Pennsylvania House, Heads to Senate (Post-Gazette, Inquirer) Lawmakers Raise Questions, Concerns About Driverless Cars (The Hill) Utah Offers Model for Transpo Lobbying (SL Trib) Streetcar Plans Move Forward in Minneapolis (StarTrib) Wichita Transit System Runs Short […]